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- High-speed internet in room
- Concierge desk
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... br> We only have Italian tv (RAI) here, and can I tell you, it's just so bizarre. Right now we're watching some kind of game show where two blonde glamazon twins in short shorts dance with a short, fat, ugly old guy while contestants try to guess the song. This seems to be a common theme on Italian tv. Mike says that's because the short, fat, ugly old guys run the tv stations.
Thursday we all went on a great walking tour ...
... man who owned it recommended I get the apricot and he told me he grew them in his garden. It was wonderful, and i do not eat apricots very often, but now I want to.
We took the afternoon to relax a little because it was exceptionally hot this day. Then around 5:30 we went back out and made our way over to Guinigi Tower. You can climb to the top and there are amazing views of the town. We could see all of the wall and beyond into the Tuscan hills. ...
... with an Aussie barbie for our first meal here. We quickly discovered the local church bell tolls every half hour (7am to 10pm it turns out) and most significantly, it was right outside the back of the house! So we have a VERY LOUD reminder of the time, all day long. On Sunday, our first full day here, we went for a walk, following a sign that promised a restaurant up the hill somewhere. This turned out to be a delightful walk through what we ...
Today we were scheduled for a Super Chianti Wine Tour with Grape Tours.
We had our breakfast and then walked to Piazza Poggi to meet our tour. The day was just getting started as we strolled along the Arno and across the Ponte Vecchio to our destination. At Piazza Poggi we met our new friends for the day. We were a small group of 9 (including our guide, Bernardo, and a guide "in training", Kimberly, who was actually from Wisconsin but now lived in Tuscany).
... all heard about it..... Needless to say that by the time I got up for my third song I'm pretty sure that they turned the music up and the mics down because we were no longer terribly singing, but screaming into the microphones :) eventually, we as a group (yes mum, even though we were all trashed we stayed together!) got taxis home, arriving at approximately 3.30am ...